Protesters hold placards that read: “Our anger has reached its limit.” Photo: AP

Okinawa will hold referendum on polarising plan to relocate US military base

  • While the referendum has no legal standing, a vote against the move is likely to pile fresh pressure on the central government
  • Noise, accidents and crimes committed by military personnel and civilian base employees have long irritated local residents
Topic |   Japan

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Protesters hold placards that read: “Our anger has reached its limit.” Photo: AP
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